Obituary: Matilda Buglione McKenna, 92, of Fairfield

Matilda Buglione McKenna, 92, of Fairfield, employed by the former Southern New England Telephone, wife of the late John F. McKenna, Jr., died Dec. 23, at Bridgeport Hospital after a brief illness.

Born in Bridgeport on June 10, 1924, daughter of the late Raphael and Francesca Silvistrini Buglione.

Survivors include her son, John McKenna, her daughter, Catherine Nucera, her six grandchildren, Patrick Fanning and his wife Julia, Timothy Fanning and his wife, Sarah, Justin Nucera, Michael McKenna and his wife, Abby, Thomas McKenna and Marissa McKenna, four great-grandchildren, Avery and Owen Fanning, Spencer Nucera and Hurley McKenna, her sister, Jennie Cepetelli, sister-in-law, Mary Fray and several nieces and nephews.

Also predeceased by brothers, Alfred, Frank, Paul and Angelo Buglione and sisters, Antoinette Buglione, Millie Lombardo and Amelia Zumbo.

Services: Thursday, Dec. 29, 11 a.m., Our Lady of Victory Church, 600 Jones Hill Rd., West Haven. Burial will follow St. Michael Cemetery, Stratford. Calling hours: Wednesday, 4-8 p.m., at the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Rd., Trumbull.

Memorial contributions may be made to Vitas Hospice, 99 Hawley Lane, Suite 1204, Stratford, CT. 06614.

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